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Plastic Waste | Greensutra | India
August 12, 2017 / Air, Climate Change, Global Warming, greenStories, India, Plastic, Pollution, Wastage

Pollution by Plastic Waste

India recycles about 60% of plastic waste, compared to world's average of 22%. Approximately 40,000 Tonnes of Plastic Waste is...
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Iceberg Broke Off from Antarctic Peninsula | Greensutra | India
July 20, 2017 / Climate Change, Emissions, Global Warming, Green Practice, greenStories, Water

Giant Iceberg Broke off from Antarctica

[siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget] Iceberg 4 times the size of the state of Delhi breaks off from Antarctica's Ice Shelf. Credit:...
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Climate Accord | Greensutra | India
July 11, 2017 / Climate Change, Global Warming

The Climate Accord

[siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget] 153 Parties have ratified to the Paris Climate Accord of 2016. On 8th July 2017, United States...
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Focus on Renewable Power
May 22, 2017 / Electricity, Global Warming, Green Practice, greenStories, India, Power, Renewable Power, Solar

Focus on Renewable Power: Plans to drop Coal Based UMPP

[siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget]   Plans for 4000 MW coal based power plants dropped to focus on Renewable Power. In a...
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Water Wastage | Greensutra | India
April 14, 2017 / Global Warming, India, Wastage, Water

Water Wastage : Most Common Causes

Ignorance and Negligence are the root causes of water wastage all over the globe. 1 person wastes somewhere between 0-45L water everyday.
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Standard Water Requirements | Greensutra | India
April 6, 2017 / Green Practice, India, Standards, Water

What are Standard Water Requirements?

Standard Water Requirements are important sustainable development indicator for every society. There is a growing demand on the existing water...
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Supreme Court : Bans BS III Vehicles | Greensutra
April 2, 2017 / Air, Emissions, Global Warming, Green Practice, India, Ozone, Pollution, Supreme Court

Supreme Court Bans BS III Vehicles

[siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget] Supreme Court Bans BS III Vehicles with effect from 1st April 2017. On 29th March 2017, the Supreme...
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Ozone Pollution | Greensutra | India
March 2, 2017 / Air, Global Warming, Green Practice, India, Ozone, Pollution

Ozone Pollution : India Ranks Highest

[siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget] Most recent studies have shown that India ranks the Highest, beating China, in Ozone Pollution. People wake...
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1st Mammal Species goes Extinct courtesy of Climate Change | GreenSutra | India
February 3, 2017 / Extinction, Global Warming, Green Practice, Pollution, Water

1st Mammal Species goes Extinct courtesy of Climate Change

Bramble Cay Melomys - 1st Mammal Species Goes Extinct Increasing Global Warming is the root cause of all climate changes....
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January 23, 2017 / Artificail Glaciers, Glaciers, Global Warming, Green Practice, India, Water

Iceman of India

[siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Custom_HTML"][/siteorigin_widget] Chewang Norphel is responsible for making 15 Artificial Glaciers earning him the title, 'Iceman of India'.  ...
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